windows xp media centre edition

  numcy 21:52 23 Nov 2005

Excuse the ignorance but is this the same as XP with extra features? I am buying the family a new pc for Xmas and the system on the one we favour, Fujitsu Scaleo, is XP Media.

  VoG II 21:54 23 Nov 2005
  De Marcus™ 21:59 23 Nov 2005

It is xp with numerous extra features, xp itself can do all that media centre can, however media centre will do it with far less fuss and via a remote control. One thing though, don't expect it to be quiet, it may say so, but as far as I'm concerned if there's a fan running, you'll hear it, especially during those quiet moments in thriller films. There are mixed reviews around the web about mce and I for one vowed never to touch one for noise issues, when that end of it's sorted, I'll be first in line.

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